Sunday, September 27, 2015

Stockpiling Moms 2015 Conference

Melissa (right) and Shelley of Stockpiling Moms
hosted  their 5th annual conference Saturday. 
The event was held at the Trifecta - LaRosa's Graeter's and Skyline Chili
in Taylor Mill, KY. 
The very popular Cincinnati brands of:
provided the venue, breakfast and lunch. 
What a special day out for ladies 
(and a couple of men).  
100 Dedicated Stockpiling Moms Blog readers came from several states to attend. 

 Graeter's is very famous for their delicious ice cream.
In addition, several locations have bakery items, including
the delicious pastries you see above.  
They also sell whole pies and decorated cakes.
Graeter's Ice Cream is a regional company with locations in 
 Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky, and have recently opened in Las Vegas and Chicago. 
 Graeter's provided pastries, cookies, and chocolates for breakfast. 
LaRosa's provided beverages all day and Pizza for lunch. 
 Fabulous doorprizes below.  
 Everyone attending received a Swag Bag filled with items valued at $125.  
 There were classes on freezer cooking and money saving,
and several make-and-takes. 

 Above making sugar scrub by Dixie Crystal Sugar. 
I made mine with Wild Orange doTerra essential oil. 
I really like the citrus fragrance.   
It's difficult to read, but the recipe begins with 2 Tablespoons of grapeseed oil. 
Below: Everyone loved the Younique makeup by Cara. 
Skyline Chili provided salads with our lunch. 
(One of these days I should do an entire blog post on the very famous 
Cincinnati-style Chile) 
 LaRosa's provided pizza, rondos and beverages. 
Their gluten free pizza was delicious!   
 I missed the event last year, but I've attended all the others. 
This was the first time for Glenn to help transport everything. 
Hie was very impressed by the amount of give-a-ways! 
Harney and Sons provided  Mother's Bouquet TagAlong tins
of tea sachets for all attendees. 
Melissa met Mike Harney at an event and he kindly sent these to her. 
It was a fun day for everyone attending! 

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